GAP: day 1

Our starting point.
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The Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) does not begin until we cross the Hot Metal Bridge. This trail goes along the Ohio River towards downtown.
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Home of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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Sand sculpture in progress. located under the bridge crossed.
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Home of the Pittsburgh Pirates.
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The Point: where the Allegheny River and the Monongahela River become the Ohio River.
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There are 446 bridges in Pittsburgh, more than any other city in the world and three more than Venice.
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Ahh, a stop at Starbucks-my last for a good long while.
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The Hot Metal Bridge.
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Goodbye Pittsburgh.
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The trail is decomposed granite and really well-maintained by volunteers.
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The Youghshire Inn, the only option in (Little) Boston.
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Lynn the innkeeper said her decorating style is “tacky”. Each room has a theme: Oriental, garden, Hawaiian (my room and I didn’t like always stepping on the too-long hula skirt/bed skirt), cell block,
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and the Vegas room (Billie & JDs). It was the only room “with a view”-the wall opposite the bed was a wallpaper mural of the Vegas Strip.
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Miles=25

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